Since 2020 began, we are in the state of a halt due to the Covid-19 outbreak. The pandemic has caused deaths worldwide, and the count is not over yet. Social distancing is the new norm worldwide and going out unnecessarily out of home is prohibited.
During this pandemic and global lockdown, everyone is looking for ways to keep themselves busy. Internet is undoubtedly the best time killer that offers plenty of entertainment from streaming to socializing and browsing to gaming. Some internet service providers also offer cable TV services along with internet connection that looks lucrative and budget deal.
Feeling bored at home leads to binge-watching TV shows, movies, and documentaries. If you are running out of ideas, don’t worry, there are still many things to watch and reality shows are one of them. Let’s take a look at some of the popular reality shows to watch during COVID-19 lockdown.
1. Making the Cut
There is almost everything for everyone to watch during the Covid-19 lockdown. If you have a degree in fashion designing or run an online fashion store – you must be looking out for some unique ideas. Making the Cut is one show to watch if you want to get some inspiration.
The show is centered on a group of designers from all over the world to get their brands to a new level. The show premiered on March 27, 2020, on prime video. Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn are the hosts while Naomi Campbell, Nicole Richie, Chiara Ferragni, Joseph Altuzarra, and Carine Roitfeld are appointed as judges.
2. Love is Blind
You may have visited plenty of dating websites in the recent past to find your soulmate. If your expedition is not over yet, Love is Blind is something to watch during the Covid-19 lockdown. The show is made by Chris Coelen and produced by Kinetic Content.
The show consists of thirty men and women who are in search of love. Each one of them dates blindly by talking to each other rather than seeing. They are engaged before meeting in person. The excitement, the fun, and love are all packed in this reality show.
3. Master Chef
If deep down inside you feel there is a chef hidden inside you, Master Chef is a show you must watch during the lockdown. Chefs from all over the world compete for a series of challenges from making desserts to arranging big parties.
The challenges are not as simple as boiling or frying an egg. Sometimes the contestants have to taste the dish and replicate it exactly as presented. Moreover, the contestants are also challenged by handing them a mystery box that contains some essential items to prepare food. Now it is up to the contestant what creativity he/she brings whether it be sweet or savory.
The majority of challenges duration is around one hour. Every chef has to prepare the dish and plate it nicely with a bit of creativity. If the contestant fails to meet the expectations of judges, he/she have to face elimination with a mixture of harsh comments by judges.
4. Naked and Afraid
Naked and Afraid might not be suitable for people of all ages, but if you are mature enough, just try it. The show centers on a new pair of naked strangers (one male and one female) who are left in the wilderness for 21 days to survive. There are no clothes and no necessary supplies for survival. The contestants have to complete challenges in a brutal environment. The locations are not human friendly and can turn out to be violent. From Croatia to Canada and Australia, these locations aren’t human habitat and can challenge the contestants both physically and mentally.
5. Spy Games
If survival has not gripped you, you would love to watch Spy Games. The show is hosted by Mia Kiang and could be a nerve-wracking experience for the watchers. Ten contestants are in a race to win prize money of $100,000. The contestants living in close compartments who have to figure out who is the real spy. One who figures out will be awarded huge prize money that would surely change the fortune.
If you are tired of watching superhero movies with all fiction and no reality, make sure to try the aforementioned shows. Some of them will grip you and get you addicted while others will prove to be a roller coaster ride emotionally and physically.